The Waters of Babylon
A Novel About Lawrence After ArabiaBook - 2000
For decades, the story of T. E. Lawrence has been shrouded in the trappings of modern mythology -- thanks in great part to his immortalization on film as a charismatic, larger-than-life figure -- and for all intents and purposes his life ended at a point of glory and celebrity. As depicted in David Stevens's novel, however, the reality was far different from the myth.
In fact, following his brief but shining moment in the spotlight of public consciousness, Lawrence attempted a r